Michigan continues to lag the nation in the performance of its students. And since teachers play the biggest role in determining how well their students do, one of the tools to boost these results is a strong teacher evaluation program.
(WITH VIDEO) More than 100 students and volunteers lined the Grand River channel during "Get Hooked" on Thursday morning. For the eighth year, Pursuing a Dream partnered with Grand Haven Area Public Schools to give students with special needs a chance to fish and enjoy the outdoors.
Republican House Speaker Kevin Cotter proposed a plan Wednesday to increase the amount of long-term funding available for road repairs in Michigan, just over a week after voters overwhelmingly rejected a sales tax referendum that would have helped pay for them.